As part of UWM’s long-term strategic planning, several UWM schools and colleges are being realigned. The process is underway and will be effective July 1, 2023.
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Melissa Mueller

Melissa Mueller, DNP, RN, CCRN

  • Clinical Assistant Professor, UWM at Waukesha
  • UWM at Waukesha Lab Manager

Melissa has been teaching in the College of Nursing since 2019. She is a certified neonatal critical care nurse and continues to practice at the bedside when she is not busy teaching. She is a graduate of UWM's DNP Clinical Nurse Specialist (CNS) Program with a focus on pediatric populations. For her DNP project she developed, implemented, and evaluated an evidence-based educational program to enhance pediatric nursing staff's confidence and competence in verbally de-escalating pediatric patients with psychiatric and behavioral health concerns.


DNP, University of Wisconsin - Milwaukee, 2022

BSN, Illinois Wesleyan University, 2014